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Robbery/Rape in North Portland

January 29, 2004 00:00

  

NEWS RELEASE

CRIME STOPPER REWARD OFFERED FOR SUSPECT WANTED FOR ROBBERY/RAPE IN NORTH PORTLAND

On Thursday, January 22, 2004, at approximately 7:30 in the morning, a female in her 20's was walking on the sidewalk, near North Ainsworth Street and North Haight Avenue, when she was confronted by a man armed with a handgun. The man physically assaulted the woman and took her to his vehicle, where he sexually assaulted and robbed her.

The suspect is described as a black male in his late 20's or early 30's, 5'9" to 5'11," with a medium-build and close-cropped hair. He was wearing a black puffy coat with a hood, baggy jeans, white T-shirt and possibly white tennis shoes. He released her and left in the vehicle, described as a small, white four-door sedan with cloth interior.

Detectives are asking anyone who might have seen anything at this time near the location to call Crime Stoppers. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, which leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony crime, and you need not give your name. Call Crime Stoppers at (503) 823-HELP (4357).

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